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FLYING FORTRESSES ON TAKE OFF - 1943

Flying Fortresses On Take Off - 1943 (1943)

Footage of flying fortresses at air base in England.

AEROPLANE IN FLIGHT

Aeroplane In Flight (1940-1949)

Flying Fortress adapted for civil use - plane in flight.

AIRBORNE LIFEBOAT

Airborne Lifeboat (1944)

B.17 bombers carry and drop a well equipped lifeboat to rescue people in the...

SUPER FORTRESSES

Super Fortresses (1943)

Footage of Super Fortresses and crew at air base.

FORTRESS BECOMES HOTEL

Fortress Becomes Hotel (1964)

A Budapest Hotel is made from a converted fortress high over the...

AFRICAN FORT

African Fort (1920-1929)

Shots of fortress by sea in Africa.

LIFEBOAT BY PARACHUTE

Lifeboat By Parachute (1946)

Lifeboat dropped by Flying Fortress lands in sea to rescue three men in...

HELIGOLAND TODAY

Heligoland Today (1928)

The once great fortress has been dismantled - various shots of how it looked in...

THUNDERBOLT FIGHTER - 1943

Thunderbolt Fighter - 1943 (1943)

Good footage of Thunderbolt aircraft.

B 29 A-BOMB CARRIERS

B 29 A-Bomb Carriers (1946)

American bomber plane B 29 Flying Fortress adapted as robot plane for atomic...

ANCIENT MEMORIES OF RUMANIA

Ancient Memories Of Rumania (1966)

Ancient monuments in Tirgovishte area in Rumania.

STREET SCENE

Street Scene (1910-1920)

Large building with towers.

AMERICAN BOMBER IN THAILAND

American Bomber In Thailand (1967)

American bomber plane lands in Thailand after action in Vietnam.

WITH MACARTHUR IN THE SOUTH PACIFIC

With Macarthur In The South Pacific (1943)

General Macarthur in action - South Pacific.

SKY ARMADAS

Sky Armadas (1945)

Intensified air raids on Germany.

ONE WEEK IN HISTORY aka BATTLE OF BRITAIN

One Week In History AKA Battle Of Britain (1947)

Britain celebrates Battle of Britain day with a...

DRAMA OF THE ARCTIC: 13 MEN FACE ICE CAP TERROR

Drama Of The Arctic: 13 Men Face Ice Cap Terror (1949)

American fliers and the men sent to rescue...

A MENACE REMOVED

A Menace Removed (1920)

An item about the demolition of the fortress of Heligoland, part of the Peace...

INDIAN TRIBESMEN RETURN HOME aka TRIBES MEN RETURN HOME

Indian Tribesmen Return Home AKA Tribes Men Return Home (1955)

Descenders of Gaidya Lohar...

ALL BRITAIN MODEL AIRCRAFT RALLY

All Britain Model Aircraft Rally (1955)

Model Aircraft rally is held at Handley Page Airport in...

AIR ATTACKS

Air Attacks (1943)

Footage of Flying Fortresses dropping bombs.

SMALL JET ATTACHED TO B 29 BOMBER

Small Jet Attached To B 29 Bomber (1948)

Jet plane attached to B 29 bomber - parasite jet plane.

U.S. WEATHER 'PLANES

U.S. Weather 'planes (1952)

Weather reconnaissance planes in Alaska

MEDIAEVAL PAGEANT

Mediaeval Pageant (1920-1929)

Mediaeval Pageant with knights jousting games at castle surrounded by water.

SWISS GUARDS

Swiss Guards (1920-1929)

Swiss Guards drill and are inspected in castle or fortress.

THROUGH THE DARDANELLES BY BOAT  aka LA TURQUIE

Through The Dardanelles By Boat AKA La Turquie (1920-1929)

Turkish scenery seen from a boat as we...

POLISH CASTLE

Polish Castle (1955)

Sailors from H.M.S. Glasgow visit Malbork Castle in Poland - a courtesy visit.

12 YEARS AFTER VERSAILLES

12 Years After Versailles (1931)

The German fortress of Kustrin is blown up as part of the agreement...

WAR IN SPAIN

War In Spain (1936)

Spanish Civil War; street battles and on the front in mountains with antifascist...

MISSION OF MERCY

Mission Of Mercy (1939)

A Flying Fortress returns to Langley Fields in the United States of American...

SICILY BOMBED

Sicily Bombed (1943)

American bomber planes bomb Sicily.

AIR CREW TO TELL AMERICA

Air Crew To Tell America (1943)

Memphis Belle get commissioned to go back to America and help to sell...

FORTS ATTACK EUROPE'S FORTRESS

Forts Attack Europe's Fortress (1943)

US bomber planes B. 17 are used to bomb targets over Germany and...

AN ISLAND FORTRESS

An Island Fortress (1941)

A look at life on offshore fortress, originally built in Victorian times.

CHIEF OF STAFF INSPECTS AMERICAN AIRCRAFT

Chief Of Staff Inspects American Aircraft (1941)

Sir Charles Portal, Chief of Air Staff, inspects...

SAVE RUBBER CAMPAIGN Dublin issue

Save Rubber Campaign Dublin Issue (1941)

Item asking Americans not to wear out their car tyres as...

SUPERFORTS BOMB TOKYO

Superforts Bomb Tokyo (1945)

American Flying Fortresses bomb Tokyo.

1000 FORTS POUND BERLIN

1000 Forts Pound Berlin (1945)

Heavy bombing of Berlin continues.

RADAR Beware - other items share this title

Radar Beware - Other Items Share This Title (1945)

How radar works - theory and practice.

FORTS FIRST RAID IN BERLIN

Forts First Raid In Berlin (1944)

Flying Fortresses carry out their first raids on Berlin, Germany.

SKY FORTRESSES - DUBLIN

Sky Fortresses - Dublin (1940)

American Flying Fortresses on training flights in California.

TIME - THE CONQUEROR

Time - The Conqueror (1934)

The remains of Fort Jefferson, Union stronghold of the American Civil War.

INDOCHINA - LATEST NEWS

Indochina - Latest News (1950)

The latest between France and the Viet Minh in Indochina.

10,600 MILES - NON STOP!

10,600 Miles - Non Stop! (1957)

Formation of B 52's flies from USA to Buenos Aires and back non stop.

FLYING FORTRESS

Flying Fortress (1940)

US super plane Flying Fortress is being assembled in American factory.

ARCTIC RESCUE OF US AIRMEN

Arctic Rescue Of Us Airmen (1949)

American fliers are trapped on a Greenland ice.

FLYING FORTRESS CRASH LANDING

Flying Fortress Crash Landing (1944)

B-17 makes emergency landing on English airfield after being...

AROUND THE CLOCK BOMBING

Around The Clock Bombing (1944)

American bombers in action - one US plane crashes during landing on...

BOMBING OF DRESDEN

Bombing Of Dresden (1945)

Material showing the bombing of Dresden by B.17s; and Lancaster bombers taking...

U.S. AIRFORCE: CHINA, MEN AND WOMEN WORKING

U.S. Airforce: China, Men And Women Working (1944)

Chinese workers help U.S. airforce at base in...